For decades, Supreme Court precedent effectively banned members of the military from suing the Department of Defense. In 2019, Congress passed a law that cleared the way for military malpractice claims. Yet few have won their cases.
Critical workers who respond to your medical emergencies are pushing for change. Some Grady EMS employees are in the early stages of trying to unionize. Grady EMS provides 911 services to the city of Atlanta and 16 other counties across Georgia.
Some Georgia school bus drivers who received unemployment money during the pandemic are now being told they have to pay it back. According to state officials, that’s because they were either overpaid or received benefits to which they were not entitled.
Atlanta leaders are urging state lawmakers to expand restrictions for Georgia sex offenders. On Tuesday afternoon, the Atlanta City Council unanimously approved a resolution urging the Georgia General Assembly to adopt Mariam’s Law, which would expand restrictions for Georgia sex offenders.